The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 75 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.40% 1.24% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.06% 3.17% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 10
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
394 442 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.41% 39.25% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 357 395 301
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,276 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Wales

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WPF
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the South Wales region.

WPF Salary Trend in South Wales

WPF
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 13 £30,000 - 1
Newport 0 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
WPF
Wales

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
3 21 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 21 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 15 (53.57%) Windows
5 9 (32.14%) QA
6 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.00%) WinForms
7 7 (25.00%) .NET
7 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (21.43%) Kanban
8 6 (21.43%) WCF
8 6 (21.43%) Spring.NET
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (21.43%) MSTest
8 6 (21.43%) MVVM
8 6 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (21.43%) Moq
8 6 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
8 6 (21.43%) Ninject
8 6 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 6 (21.43%) VB
8 6 (21.43%) VB.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 21 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (21.43%) MSTest
2 6 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (21.43%) Moq
2 6 (21.43%) NUnit
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Test Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) WinForms
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) WCF
2 6 (21.43%) Spring.NET
2 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
2 6 (21.43%) Ninject
2 6 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
2 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
2 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) GIS
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) Kanban
3 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (21.43%) MVVM
3 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
3 6 (21.43%) MVC
3 6 (21.43%) Scrum
3 6 (21.43%) TDD
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) VB
2 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
3 4 (14.29%) C++
3 4 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago